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The Manor House, Charmouth

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104706

OS Grid Reference: SY3644593642
OS Grid Coordinates: 336445, 93642
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7389, -2.9020

Location: The Street, Charmouth, Dorset DT6 6PN

Locality: Charmouth
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 6PN

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Listing Text


8/21 1, 2 and 3
The Manor House


3 attached cottages, formerly the Manor House. C16 core with C18 and
C19 re-facing. Stone walls, rendered. Slate roof with stone gable
copings. 4 rendered stacks at ridge; one at each gable end, one at
centre (party wall), one at centre of right hand house. Complete
elevation: 2 storeys, 6 windows, sashes with C19 marginal glazings.
Front doors: left at centre, C18; centre cottage at left hand side, C18
with flush panels; French window at centre of right hand cottage.

Interior of left cottage: ground floor, left room, open fireplace with
moulded stone jambs and Tudor-arch head with recessed spandrels, C16.
Mid-chamfered ceiling beams, C17. Evidence of C16 roof-construction under
the present roof. 3 trusses survive, with mortices for collars. Not
supporting the present roof. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 89 (6).

Listing NGR: SY3644593642

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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